Banishing African stereotypes in China: Beijing photo show uses art to create new narratives

African art in China: a photo by Osborne Macharia shows a former female circumciser from Kenya in bold clothing at Beijing’s A.C. Art Museum Hotel, part of the exhibition “Sir, where is this place?” Photo: Osborne Macharia

  • “Sir, where is this place?”, a photo show at Beijing’s A.C. Art Museum Hotel, features works by 14 artists from 10 African countries
  • South African curator Megan Mace says she wants to bring new energy to African art in China and create new narratives about the continent

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Elaine Yau


Elaine Yau

Published: 2:45pm, 22 May, 2019

Updated: 2:45pm, 22 May, 2019

African art in China: a photo by Osborne Macharia shows a former female circumciser from Kenya in bold clothing at Beijing’s A.C. Art Museum Hotel, part of the exhibition “Sir, where is this place?” Photo: Osborne Macharia

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